Elita Chikwati Agriculture Reporter
The 2021 tobacco marketing season will open on April 7.
Tobacco Industry Marketing Board chief executive, Dr Andrew Matibiri said in a letter addressed to stakeholders: “All stakeholders are advised that the 2021 auction tobacco marketing season opens Wednesday April 7, 2021. Contract Tobacco Sales will open on Thursday April 8, 2021.”
Normally, the tobacco marketing season opens in February, but Covid-19 could have affected the dates for this year.